kabob land salmon

My family and I don’t eat Mediterranean food often so I wasn’t sure how our visit to Kabob Land was going to go over…SPOILER ALERT, we all left happy. Kabob Land (here’s a link to their website) is a small restaurant on busy Piedmont Road with a patio area as well as an indoor/outdoor space just off the main dining room.

kabob land mezze
Kabob Land Mezzes

Chef Matt (and his two young sons who were working with him that day) invited us over and treated us to a delicious, complimentary meal that started with an assortment or Mezzes to share. Hummus, babaghanoush, maast-o khiar (thick yogurt with garlic, dill and cucumbers) were served with Lebanese bread to scoop everything up with. We also had a side of white beans (seasoned with garlic, lemon, olive oil and spices) and a serving of mohammara. This was my first taste of mohammara, a mixture of ground walnuts, pomegranate paste, spices and breadcrumbs. I’m not usually a fan of walnuts so I was surprised by how much I enjoyed this dish. It’s a bit sweet and the slight crunch of the chopped walnuts was a nice contrast to the smooth texture of most of the other dishes. The mezzes, sides and salads range in price from $3 to $6.95.

kabob land entree

We finished our Mezzes and enjoyed the warm, sunny patio for a few minutes until Chef Matt returned with our Greek salad, sides and main dishes. We enjoyed so many tasty kabobs: lamb, chicken, beef and salmon. These were all good but the salmon was by far the family favorite. Moist and perfectly seasoned the large chunks of salmon disappeared in a heartbeat. Most items here were cooked over an open flame but they also have a rotisserie for shawarma and a brick oven (the space is a former pizza joint). Basmati rice and French fries completed the meal. The wraps and plates vary from $6.95 to $13.95

Kabob Land Collage

We’ll definitely be back to enjoy the patio at Kabob Land with the kids. They’re open REALLY late on the weekend, ’till 4am on Friday and Saturday night, we’ll have to check that out WITHOUT the kids.

Thanks again to chef Matt for treating my family and I to such a tasty meal. The food was complementary, the opinion is all mine.

Kabob Land is located at 3137 Piedmont Rd NE Atlanta GA 30305  phone 404-467-4999

15 Comments

15 Comments on Kabob Land Buckhead Inexpensive DELICIOUS Mediterranean

  1. Christie
    May 11, 2015 at 2:33 am (6 years ago)

    Generous meat portions! My husband would be in meat heaven here

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  2. Amanda
    May 11, 2015 at 1:25 am (6 years ago)

    These look so YUMMY!! Sounds like a great place to eat!

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  3. Veronica
    May 9, 2015 at 3:36 am (6 years ago)

    Ooooo. I would love trying these dishes. They all look yummy

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  4. gingermommyrants
    May 8, 2015 at 6:46 pm (6 years ago)

    This food looks so delicious. I would love to try eating here. I like that they are open so late.

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  5. Chrystal @ YUM eating
    May 8, 2015 at 5:29 pm (6 years ago)

    Yum! Mediterranean is my absolute favorite. I love everything from the Italian style , to Indian to Turkish. It is all amazing. I find myself eating it more than Mexican food and once upon a time I everything I ate revolved around Mexican inspiration.

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  6. Beth@FrugalFroggie
    May 8, 2015 at 3:04 pm (6 years ago)

    I have family in Atlanta. I will have to tell them about this restaurant.

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  7. Jeanine
    May 8, 2015 at 1:18 am (6 years ago)

    Wow! Would love to visit and grab some food. Looks amazing!

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  8. Pam
    May 8, 2015 at 12:01 am (6 years ago)

    We love Mediterranean food! This looks like a delicious restaurant and I love the price!

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  9. Dawn
    May 7, 2015 at 9:12 pm (6 years ago)

    That food looks amazing! I’d love to visit for a meal.

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  10. Liz Mays
    May 7, 2015 at 8:38 pm (6 years ago)

    Oh my, I do like Mediterranean food! That outside area looks so nice. I’d love to check out Kabob Land.

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  11. Lindsey Paris
    May 7, 2015 at 5:55 pm (6 years ago)

    fabulous food images! I’m hungry just looking at that squash or sweet potato!

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  12. Catherine S
    May 7, 2015 at 4:56 pm (6 years ago)

    All the food looks really good. I have never been to a Mediterranean restaurant, but I would love to try it.

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  13. Robin (Masshole Mommy)
    May 7, 2015 at 4:51 pm (6 years ago)

    That food looks AH-MAZING. I can see why you enjoyed it so much. It sounds like a great place to eat.

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